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Hacker Public Radio is a podcast that releases shows every weekday Monday through Friday. Our shows are produced by the community and can be on any topic that is "of interest to hackers".

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Jun 1, 2018 Various Creative Commons Works
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Summary: Part seven of the sixth annual HPR New Year Show. This is the last one. Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2565 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2565/hpr2565_source.wav HPR NYE 2017 - 7 https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCuiDNTaTdPTGZZzHm0iriGQ http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0460681/ https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCggHoXaj8BQHIiPmOxezeWA history buffs https://www.indiegogo.com/projects/gpd-pocket-7-0-umpc-laptop-ubuntu-or-win-10-os-laptop--2#/ Why are they...
Topic: HPR new year show 2017
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May 18, 2018 Various Hosts
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Summary: Part six of the sixth annual HPR New Year Show. Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2555 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2555/hpr2555_source.wav HPR NYE 2017 - 6 Using Ubuntu with snaps or just using Debian for a home server Building a home firewall What is the best firewall distro Maybe just learn ip tables Fun with virtualization https://riscv.org/ A completely Free Hardware CPU that is gaining press...
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May 4, 2018 Various Hosts
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Summary: Part five of the sixth annual HPR New Year Show. Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2545 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2545/hpr2545_source.ogg HPR NYE 2017 - 5 Guitar Talk, Les Pauls, Strats, etc. SG, Flying V, Squire ... etc. Social media discussion, Twitter, Mastodon, G+ Opensource licenses More autism discussion New drugs that make you live longer notalion participated in https://www.holidayhackchallenge.com/2017/
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Apr 27, 2018 Ahuka
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Summary: TLS 1.3 is the newest protocol standard for secure communications on the Web. Series: Privacy and Security Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2540 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2540/hpr2540_source.flac TLS 1.3 was just adopted, and it provides improved security for all Web communications. We take a look at what the protocol says and look at the controversies around its adoption. http://www.zwilnik.com/?page_id=980 Links:...
Topics: Ephemeral Diffie-Hellman, Encryption, TLS
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Apr 26, 2018 operat0r
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Summary: operat0r Interviews Austin Lee Series: Interviews Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2539 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2539/hpr2539_source.mp3 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ktbiNmxFuZs RAW: https://rmccurdy.com/stuff/Austen_Lee.zip
Topic: interview
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Apr 25, 2018 knightwise
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Summary: Knightwise talks about the new geek infrastructure in his house Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2538 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2538/hpr2538_source.aiff Moving house gives you plenty of possibilities. While painting the Living room I talk about the geeky infrastructure of my new house and how I plan to set it up.
Topics: ubiquity, wifi, network, firewall, server
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Apr 24, 2018 clacke
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Summary: In which I update the recommendation from HPR 1877: Just use Audio Recorder! Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2537 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2537/hpr2537_source.flac This is an update to hpr1877 :: Recording HPR on the fly on your Android phone . I thought that was two years ago, but wow it's even two and a half years ago, back in late 2015. Updated recommendation! Back in #1877 I said that you could go with this app because it has these nice...
Topics: android, recording, hpr
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Summary: Lostnbronx examines points-of-view and tenses in storytelling. Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2536 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2536/hpr2536_source.flac Lostnbronx takes a breezy look at narrative points-of-view, as well as temporal tenses in storytelling. What are they, how do they differ, and why might one be better than another in a particular situation?
Topics: storytelling, stories, pov, tense, writing, lostnbronx
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Apr 20, 2018 Various Hosts
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Summary: Part four of the sixth annual HPR New Year Show. Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2535 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2535/hpr2535_source.ogg HPR NYE 2017 - 4 Ken Fallon is testing booger sized components https://learn.sparkfun.com/tutorials/polarity/diode-and-led-polarity urandom-podcast.info mentioned - AGAIN Pi & SBC discussion Google & Amazon privacy concerns Mrs Xoxe joins in We speak about Autism some more, Death of Salesman. Selling...
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Apr 19, 2018 knightwise
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Summary: Knightwise talks about moving his company email to Office 365 Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2534 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2534/hpr2534_source.aiff A couple of weeks ago we moved to a new house and I had some time on my hands to talk to you guys while painting the ceiling. Moving was very much on the forefront of my mind since I also recently moved my company's Email platform to Office 365. As a cross platform slider with a foot in each major...
Topics: office, microsoft, windows, 365, move, Migrate, google, Gmail
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Apr 18, 2018 operat0r
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Summary: I got over my approach for most mobile/web app pentesting Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2533 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2533/hpr2533_source.mp3 https://rmccurdy.com/scripts/videos/rmccurdy_com/HPR_ABC.mp4 more burp/android videos: https://rmccurdy.com/scripts/videos/rmccurdy_com/Star%20Wars%20Galaxy%20of%20Heroes%20Hacking%20Failsause.mp4...
Topics: burp suite, android, pentesting
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Apr 17, 2018 thelovebug
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Summary: The TuxJam guys introduce and invite the HPR community to join them at Podcrawl Glasgow in July 2018 Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2532 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2532/hpr2532_source.flac HPR Podcrawl 2018 Dave , Kevie , and Andrew - hosts of TuxJam - take you via a slightly elongated route to an upcoming event. The event Podcrawl Glasgow 2018 Saturday 28 July 2018 from 18:00 starting at The State Bar, Holland Street, G2 4NG Dave's mistake A minor...
Topics: podcrawl, event, beer, whisky, cigars, Creative Commons, music, Linux, tech, chunder
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Apr 16, 2018 lostnbronx
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Summary: Lostnbronx shares some thoughts about the nature of plot and story in storytelling. Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2531 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2531/hpr2531_source.flac Lostnbronx talks about plot and story, as well as characters and backgrounds, in storytelling of all types. These things are closely tied together, and a problem with one can easily be a problem with all.
Topics: storytelling, plot, story, character, background, lostnbronx
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Apr 13, 2018 Ahuka
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Summary: This is the Introduction to a series on health and taking care of yourself Series: Health and Healthcare Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2530 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2530/hpr2530_source.flac On our refrigerator we have a note card that says "If you don't take care of your body, where will you live?" This is a very pertinent question that can open up a discussion of how to achieve a better level of health and age gracefully. This show...
Topics: Health, Medicine
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Apr 12, 2018 bookewyrmm
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Summary: listing of podcasts I listen to Series: Podcast recommendations Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2529 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2529/hpr2529_source.mp3 List of podcasts as read directly from my podcast player/catcher -- sorry, no official notes (I will do better next time, I promise).
Topics: podcasts, feed
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Apr 11, 2018 operat0r
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Summary: I got over my current setup for CCTV with Darknet and YOLO Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2528 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2528/hpr2528_source.mp3 Twitter: @operat0r DERP SHELL CODE https://rmccurdy.com/scripts/DARKNET
Topics: CCTV, Darknet, YOLO
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Apr 10, 2018 lostnbronx
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Summary: Lostnbronx contrasts "reviews" with "critiques", which are not the same things. Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2527 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2527/hpr2527_source.flac Lostnbronx takes a quick look at what it is that constitutes "reviews" of stories (be they books, films, TV shows, audio dramas, whatever) as opposed to "critiques" of them. How do these two things differ, and what are their purposes? Is one...
Topics: storytelling, review, critique, lostnbronx, film, writing, audio drama, tv
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Apr 9, 2018 Dave Morriss
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Summary: More about arrays in Gnu Awk Series: Learning Awk Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2526 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2526/hpr2526_source.flac Gnu Awk - Part 10 Introduction This is the tenth episode of the " Learning Awk " series which is being produced by b-yeezi and myself. In this episode I want to talk more about the use of arrays in GNU Awk and then I want to examine some real-world examples of the use of awk . Long notes The notes for...
Topics: Awk utility, Awk language, gawk, arrays
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Apr 6, 2018 Various Hosts
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Summary: Part three of the sixth annual HPR New Year Show. Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2525 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2525/hpr2525_source.ogg HPR NYE 2017 - 3 How much does it cost to go to the movies? http://www.slashfilm.com/new-moviepass-prices/ http://edition.cnn.com/2016/08/23/health/epipen-price-mylan-prescription-drugs-increase/index.html Military acquisitions http://time.com/money/4310099/f-35-budget-pay-free-college-student-loans/ F35 vs. F18...
Topic: HPR new year show 2017
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Apr 5, 2018 tuturto
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Summary: Brief look into general problem solver system and how to use it solve simple problems Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2524 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2524/hpr2524_source.flac Building Problem Solvers by Kenneth D. Forbus and Johan de Kleer: http://www.qrg.northwestern.edu/BPS/readme.html Paradigms of Artificial Intelligence Programming by Peter Norvig: https://github.com/norvig/paip-lisp Engineer's Journey, tuturto's blog:...
Topics: lisp, artificial intelligence, problem solving
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Apr 4, 2018 JWP
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Summary: HP Stream book with windows 10 Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2523 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2523/hpr2523_source.ogg A short show about running Debian on windows. Yes it really works. What you have do first https://askubuntu.com/questions/966184/new-installation-of-windows-10-and-ubuntu-from-windows-store-error/966214 and here...
Topics: Windows Subsystem for Linux, WSL, Debian, PowerShell
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Apr 3, 2018 lostnbronx
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Summary: Lostnbronx takes a breezy look at the narrative technique of the flashback. Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2522 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2522/hpr2522_source.flac Lostnbronx looks at flashbacks, flashforwards, plays-within-plays, and dream sequences as techniques of both good and bad storytelling.
Topics: storytelling, flashback, lostnbronx
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Apr 2, 2018 HPR Volunteers
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Summary: HPR Volunteers talk about shows released and comments posted in March 2018 Series: HPR Community News Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2521 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2521/hpr2521_source.wav New hosts Welcome to our new host: the_remora . Last Month's Shows Id Day Date Title Host 2499 Thu 2018-03-01 Tuning around the HF 40Mtr band MrX 2500 Fri 2018-03-02 What's In My Podcatcher 3 Ahuka 2501 Mon 2018-03-05 HPR Community News for February 2018 HPR...
Topic: Community News
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Mar 30, 2018 Ahuka
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Summary: Using Diffie-Hellman Key Exchange to implement Forward Secrecy Series: Privacy and Security Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2520 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2520/hpr2520_source.flac Diffie-Hellman Key Exchange is used in a security technique called Forward Secrecy that aims to secure your encrypted communications from future decryption by unauthorized entities. While it does provide additional security it is not absolutely bullet-proof. So while we...
Topics: Diffie-Hellman, Encryption, Forward Secrecy
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Mar 29, 2018 the_remora
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Summary: I Sit down and Build a Character for Edge of the Empire using Oggdudes Character Generator Series: Tabletop Gaming Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2519 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2519/hpr2519_source.flac Link to the Character Sheet Link to Edge of the Empire by Fantasy Flight Games: https://www.fantasyflightgames.com/en/products/star-wars-edge-of-the-empire/ Link to the Tool I used to Build this character: http://www.legendsofthegalaxy.com/Oggdude/ ....
Topic: Roleplaying
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Mar 28, 2018 Steve Saner
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Summary: Converting a Linux only laptop to dual boot using information from a previous HPR episode. Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2518 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2518/hpr2518_source.flac Converting My Laptop to Dual Boot Summary In this episode I describe how I converted my Linux-only laptop to dual-boot with Windows 10. Specifically, using information from a previous HPR episode. Reference The procedure used in this project drew heavily from the...
Topics: Linux, Windows, Dual Boot, Laptop, Lenovo, Xubuntu
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Mar 27, 2018 operat0r
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Summary: I go over my Home CCTV setup Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2517 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2517/hpr2517_source.mp3 CCTV Security System $80 Reolink IP PoE Security Camera 4MP Super HD 2560x1440 with SD Card & Audio Outdoor Indoor Bullet IR Night Vision Motion Detection RLC-410S 65$ RLC-410 ( No SD CARD ) $150 Linksys Business LGS116P 16-Port Desktop Gigabit Ethernet PoE+ Unmanaged Network Switch I Metal Enclosure $150 Ispy to start...
Topics: CCTV, Security Camera System, YOLO, Object Recognition
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Mar 26, 2018 klaatu
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Summary: Intro to git branch Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2516 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2516/hpr2516_source.ogg These are all the commands covered in this episode. This is not a sequence , it's just all the commands in the episode, listed one after another. Get changes from the remote repo: $ git fetch See all branches: $ git branch --all View a remote branch after you have fetched it: $ git checkout origin/dev Create a copy of a fetched remote branch in...
Topics: git, branch, server
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Mar 23, 2018 Various Hosts
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Summary: Part two of the sixth annual HPR New Year Show. Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2515 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2515/hpr2515_source.ogg HPR NYE 2017 - 2 To tab or not to tab Bitcoin Michael Keaton https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Michael_Keaton http://seclists.org/fulldisclosure/ Redacted Tonight Phillip DeFranco Will robots take our jobs https://www.eugdpr.org/ https://www.privacycompany.eu/files/DPbD_Framework.pdf...
Topic: HPR new year show 2017
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Mar 22, 2018 NYbill
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Summary: NYbill talks about building a $16 electronics calculator kit. Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2514 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2514/hpr2514_source.flac NYbill talks about building a $16 electronics calculator kit. Kkmoon DIY Calculator Kit: https://tinyurl.com/yc9z92pc Pics for the episode: http://media.gunmonkeynet.net/u/nybill/collection/electronics-calculator-kit/ Just to save anyone from searching for some secret mode on their calculators, I...
Topics: Electronics, Kits, Soldering, DIY
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Mar 21, 2018 David Whitman
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Summary: David Whitman encourages you to choose Aperture as the most important setting in setting up your cam Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2513 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2513/hpr2513_source.flac David Whitman encourages you to choose Aperture as the most important setting in setting up your camera. Understanding Exposure, 3rd Edition by Bryan Peterson - a good book that is great for learning photography. Duck Duck Go can connect you with a place to buy...
Topics: Photography, Cameras, ISO, Aperture, Shutter Speed
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Mar 20, 2018 klaatu
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Summary: All about git remote Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2512 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2512/hpr2512_source.flac Instantiate a git repo: $ mkdir alice $ cd !$ $ git init Add a remote: $ git remote add origin URI_OF_REMOTE Change a remote: $ git remote set-url origin NEW_URI A remote can be a server, it can be a local directory, an NFS share, pretty much whatever you want. It is a Git convention that the primary remote is called origin . You don't have...
Topics: git, remote, server
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Mar 19, 2018 b-yeezi
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Summary: How I am using the Raspberry Pi script discussed Episode 2496 Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2511 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2511/hpr2511_source.mp3 Links Dave's show Dave's script Raspberry Pi forum page Raspberry Pi tools GitHub page Command This is written for fish shell for pi in pi1 pi2 pi3 pi4; cat what_pi | ssh "$pi" bash -; done
Topics: Raspberry Pi, RPi
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Mar 16, 2018 Ahuka
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Summary: A basic explanation of how Diffie-Hellman-Merkle Key Exchange works Series: Privacy and Security Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2510 Diffie-Hellman Key Exchange is based on work initially done by Ralph Merkle, and remains one of the key developments in secure communication over the Internet. In this episode I try to explain just how this works, with an example of a calculated key exchange. For more go to http://www.zwilnik.com/?page_id=955 Links...
Topics: Diffie-Hellman, Encryption
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Mar 15, 2018 HPR_AudioBookClub
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Summary: The HPR Audiobook Club reviews Matcher Rules by Mary Holland Series: HPR_AudioBookClub Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2509 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2509/hpr2509_source.flac SUMMARY In this episode, the HPR_AudioBookClub discusses Matcher Rules by Mary Holland https://scribl.com/books/PDB66/matcher-rules NON-SPOILER THOUGHTS pokey: An enjoyable story, but not really for me. FiftyOneFifty: It's not about orgies... x1101: Liked it. A little slow....
Topics: HPR Audiobook Club, Audiobooks, Podiobooks, Science Fiction
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Mar 14, 2018 lostnbronx
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Summary: Lostnbronx considers how a cult-of-personality may affect space exploration. Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2508 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2508/hpr2508_source.flac Lostnbronx considers the effect that Elon Musk and SpaceX are having on the latest push for the exploitation and exploration of space, and the danger of pegging the future of the human race upon the showmanship of one man.
Topics: space, spacex, elon musk, tesla, electric cars, cult-of-personality, lostnbronx
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Summary: It's a triple whammy! It's functional programming, functional package management and soundscape! Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2507 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2507/hpr2507_source.flac Listen to me walk through five shopping malls and one bicycle tunnel, as I rant about how flow-based programming microservices and functional package management will save the future of programming and software reuse, and usher in a new era of software quality and...
Topics: racket, nix, racket2nix, fractalide, soundscape, hongkong
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Mar 12, 2018 Brian in Ohio
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Summary: Learn C programming while building a LISP Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2506 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2506/hpr2506_source.flac Build Your Own Lisp http://www.buildyourownlisp.com/ https://github.com/orangeduck/BuildYourOwnLisp Daniel Holden links: https://github.com/orangeduck http://www.theorangeduck.com/
Topics: programming, C, Lisp, book review
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Mar 9, 2018 Dave Morriss
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Summary: More useful key combinations Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2505 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2505/hpr2505_source.flac The power of GNU Readline - part 3 In part 2 we looked at deleting text in various ways and pasting it back, using GNU Readline key sequences. The full-length notes (available here ) contain some new terms and features of GNU Readline, and introduce some further ways of manipulating text, with some examples. Links Wikipedia article on...
Topics: command line, cli, GNU Readline
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Mar 8, 2018 klaatu
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Summary: Klaatu introduces Git using pen and paper. Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2504 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2504/hpr2504_source.ogg git add git commit -m "some useful message" git push origin HEAD
Topic: git
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Mar 7, 2018 thelovebug
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Summary: Dave takes us on his journey into 10 years of podcasting Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2503 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2503/hpr2503_source.flac How I Got Into Podcasting The Background Audio production has always been an interest of mine: my late grandfather was an audiophile, my dad ran an AV studio in Woking (the one where the Spice Girls were formed - my dad got mentioned in a couple of their autobiographies) and now runs his own AV consultancy...
Topics: podcasting, anniversary, history, journey
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Mar 6, 2018 lostnbronx
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Summary: Lostnbronx attempts to measure the "volume" of his own thoughts. Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2502 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2502/hpr2502_source.flac Lostnbronx measures how loud his own thoughts are -- or rather, how loud outside noise has to be before they are disrupted. It turns out that unwanted music in his ears at -30 dB is when his train of thought starts to derail.
Topics: lostnbronx, thinking, thoughts, volume, noise, music, confusion
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Mar 5, 2018 HPR Volunteers
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Summary: HPR Volunteers talk about shows released and comments posted in February 2018 Series: HPR Community News Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2501 New hosts Welcome to our new hosts: Aaressaar , MPardo . Last Month's Shows Id Day Date Title Host 2479 Thu 2018-02-01 Intergraph workstation JWP 2480 Fri 2018-02-02 What's In My Podcatcher 1 Ahuka 2481 Mon 2018-02-05 HPR Community News for January 2018 HPR Volunteers 2482 Tue 2018-02-06 lca2018: Katie McLaughlin Clinton Roy 2483...
Topic: Community News
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Mar 2, 2018 Ahuka
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Summary: A current report, with descriptions, of the podcasts I enjoy Series: Podcast recommendations Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2500 I listen to many podcasts as my primary form of audio entertainment, and because Hacker Public Radio listeners also tend to be podcast listeners (pretty much by definition) I am sharing my finds with the community. Besides, Ken made me do it. Links: https://soundcloud.com/guitar-player-magazine...
Topic: Podcasts
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Mar 1, 2018 MrX
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Summary: In this episode I give an example of what sort of things you can expect hear on the HF band Series: HAM radio, QSK Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2499 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2499/hpr2499_source.flac Tuning around the band In this episode I tune around a small portion of the HF (High Frequency) band in the 40 Meters section which in the UK covers 7 to 7.2Mhz. Equipment details The mode being used was mostly LSB (Lower Side Band)...
Topics: ham radio, amateur radio, radio, hf
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Feb 28, 2018 Quvmoh
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Summary: Quvmoh goes a month without G apps on his phone Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2498 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2498/hpr2498_source.flac Zenphone 2 https://forum.xda-developers.com/zenfone2/general/guide-brick-soft-hard-bricked-zenfone-2-t3284256 Magic Device Tool https://github.com/MariusQuabeck/magic-device-tool F-Droid https://f-droid.org/en/ K-9 Mail https://f-droid.org/packages/com.fsck.k9/ Protonmail https://protonmail.com/ Signal...
Topics: google free, F-droid, lineage OS, magic device tool
Hacker Public Radio
Feb 27, 2018 Various Hosts
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Summary: Part one of the sixth annual HPR New Year Show. Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2497 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2497/hpr2497_source.ogg HPR NYE 2017 - 1 Ken and Casper chat about the new year show and space Pirate drops in and Casper gets a new job...
Topic: HPR new year show 2017
Hacker Public Radio
Feb 26, 2018 Dave Morriss
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Summary: How to collect identifying information about RPi devices Series: Bash Scripting Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2496 Original audio: http://archive.org/download/hpr2496/hpr2496_source.flac Making a Raspberry Pi inventory Introduction I have a number of Raspberry Pis -- possibly too many -- and I sometimes lose track of which is which, what model, size, name, address each one is. I wanted to be able to keep an inventory of them all, and to this end I wrote myself a...
Topics: Raspberry Pi, RPi
Hacker Public Radio
Feb 23, 2018 Xoke
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Summary: Tomorrow marks 10 years since his first episode, and Xoke talks a bit about HPR Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2495 HPR 40, on the 24th Feb 2008, was when a (slightly) younger Xoke debuted
Topic: Anniversary
Hacker Public Radio
Feb 22, 2018 Clinton Roy
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Summary: Clinton interviews Nicolas Steenhout, who ran an accessibility workshop Series: Interviews Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2494 Clinton interviews Nicolas Steenhout about his accessibility workshop, covering the different areas that automated and manual testing can cover. We also talk about the conference in general, and on the different ways that conference get feedback about their speakers.
Topic: lca2018
Hacker Public Radio
Feb 21, 2018 Dave Morriss
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Summary: Some of the YouTube channels I have subscribed to in the last year Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2493 YouTube Subscriptions - update Introduction I reported on some of my YouTube subscriptions in show 2202 , where I concentrated on the various Maker channels I subscribe to. Since then I have added a few more such channels, but this time I also want to talk about some of the others I subscribe to. YouTube Channels Anne of All Trades bigclivedotcom Computerphile David...
Topics: YouTube, channel
Hacker Public Radio
Feb 20, 2018 MPardo
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Summary: An evening subway ride on the Toronto subway from College Station to Sheppard/Yonge Station Series: Sound Scapes Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2492 An experiment in background noise. Having seen so many people fall asleep on subway trains, I wonder if the sound only would also be somniferous. Using my cellphone I recorded the ride (including boarding and alighting) on the Toronto subway (line 1) from College Station, north to Sheppard/Yonge Station. There was always...
Topics: sound, Toronto, transit, subway, crowds, train
Hacker Public Radio
Feb 19, 2018 finux
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Summary: Just a short little podcast on some recent(ish) security related news stories Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2491 The 3 stories covered in this episode So firstly Clownflares... i mean cloudstrike!!! and scihub https://torrentfreak.com/cloudflare-terminates-service-to-sci-hub-domain-names-180205/ Meltdown and Spectre 139 pieces of (seemingly nonfunctional) malware are now circulating in the wild https://boingboing.net/2018/02/04/active-probing.html Equifax and no...
Topics: security, hacking, news
Hacker Public Radio
Feb 16, 2018 Ahuka
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Summary: A current report, with descriptions, of the podcasts I enjoy Series: Podcast recommendations Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2490 I listen to many podcasts as my primary form of audio entertainment, and because Hacker Public Radio listeners also tend to be podcast listeners (pretty much by definition) I am sharing my finds with the community. Besides, Ken made me do it. Links: http://hackerpublicradio.org https://soundcloud.com/healthcaretriage...
Topic: Podcasts
Hacker Public Radio
Feb 15, 2018 lostnbronx
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Summary: Lostnbronx creates a tiny video, from a large audio file. Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2489 CONTEXT IS EVERYTHING hosted by Lostnbronx Turning a large audio file into a tiny video file for a very specific use case. This solution probably won't work for you, because none of the ones I found on the Internet worked for me. Trial and error led me here, and it's probably the only guide you'll have as well. Start with as high a quality audio file as you can manage. .wav is...
Topics: opus, opusenc, ffmpeg, avconv, webm, lostnbronx
Hacker Public Radio
Feb 14, 2018 Aaressaar
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Summary: A look at some of the neuroscience and psychology behind love Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2488 Love and the Brain: http://neuro.hms.harvard.edu/harvard-mahoney-neuroscience-institute/brain-newsletter/and-brain-series/love-and-brain The Neuroscience of Love: https://sites.tufts.edu/emotiononthebrain/2014/12/08/the-neuroscience-of-love/ On selfless love: https://news.yale.edu/2014/02/11/meditation-helps-pinpoint-neurological-differences-between-two-types-love The Five...
Topics: psychology, relationships, neuroscience, love
Hacker Public Radio
Feb 13, 2018 ToeJet
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Summary: Simple LibreOffice Repo for Fedora Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2487 Simple LibreOffice Repo for Fedora My setup: You can look at the real setup. Hosted at home on a DLS connection so real usage is discouraged. https://home.toebesacademy.com/libreoffice/ Actual Script https://home.toebesacademy.com/libreoffice/LOrepo Repo file to put in /etc/yum.repo.d https://home.toebesacademy.com/libreoffice/home.toebesacademy.com.repo Cron Entry. Should be run as web user, not...
Topics: LibreOffice, Fedora, repository
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Summary: In this episode I talk about some stuff I bought at a recent amateur radio rally. Series: HAM radio, QSK Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2486 Links to the stuff I bought at a recent amateur radio rally I attended. Kindle 4 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Amazon_Kindle#Kindle_4 Powerex Maha WizardOne MH-C9000 Battery Charger...
Topics: Amateur Radio, Ham Radio
Hacker Public Radio
Feb 9, 2018 The Alien Brothers Podcast (ABP)
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Summary: Casper and Rutiger discuss the now-old-by-internet-standards news of New York Times piece about real Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2485 Recorded December 23 2017 All links are external. Real mobile recording platform (recording Exile on Main Street) “ Let Me Drown” by Soundgarden T-Mobile AccuRadio Online Slint (band) Sonic Youth (band) Thurston Moore’s other bands “ Glowing Aura’s and Black Money” (the New York Times) Robert Bigelow (wikipedia) Tom...
Topics: parties, fun, x-files, aliens, harry reid, martial law, star chamber, greetings, belated
Hacker Public Radio
Feb 8, 2018 lostnbronx
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Summary: A breezy look at what a "big idea" means in storytelling. Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2484 Lostnbronx looks at the concept of the "big idea" in storytelling and various genres, arguing that such a creative tool may not actually be all that necessary to tell a compelling tale.
Topics: writing, storytelling, lostnbronx, science fiction, fantasy, history, historical romance, story...
Hacker Public Radio
Feb 7, 2018 Dave Morriss
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Summary: A Bash function for parsing lists of numbers and ranges Series: Bash Scripting Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2483 Useful Bash functions - part 4 Overview This is the fourth show about the Bash functions I use, and it may be the last unless I come up with something else that I think might be of general interest. There is only one function to look at this time, but it's fairly complex so needs an entire episode devoted to it. As before it would be interesting to receive...
Topics: coding, Bash, script, function
Hacker Public Radio
Feb 6, 2018 Clinton Roy
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Summary: An interview with Katie McLaughlin at linux.conf.au 2018 Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2482 Clinton interviews Katie McLaughlin at linux.conf.au 2018 on her role with the conference as community liaison and as the lead organiser of PyCon Australia. Editor's Note: Corrected audio now available
Topic: lca2018
Hacker Public Radio
Feb 5, 2018 HPR Volunteers
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Summary: HPR Volunteers talk about shows released and comments posted in January 2018 Series: HPR Community News Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2481 New hosts Welcome to our new host: Joey Hess . Last Month's Shows Id Day Date Title Host 2456 Mon 2018-01-01 HPR Community News for December 2017 HPR Volunteers 2457 Tue 2018-01-02 Getting ready for my new Macbook Pro knightwise 2458 Wed 2018-01-03 Chrome Plugins You Must Have operat0r 2459 Thu 2018-01-04 free software's long tail...
Topic: Community News
Hacker Public Radio
Feb 2, 2018 Ahuka
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Summary: A current report, with descriptions, of the podcasts I enjoy Series: Podcast recommendations Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2480 I listen to many podcasts as my primary form of audio entertainment, and because Hacker Public Radio listeners also tend to be podcast listeners (pretty much by definition) I am sharing my finds with the community. Besides, Ken made me do it. Links: http://www.alphabeatical.com/ https://altonbrown.com/tag/podcast/...
Topic: Podcasts
Hacker Public Radio
Feb 1, 2018 JWP
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Summary: My rebuild of my Intergraph workstation Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2479 Been going through my old work servers. They typically run until I can't update them anymore and then sit not used until I have a bit of free time. So I have an old intergraph box in it that I new pentium 4 motherboard from about 8 years back. I had the receipt taped to the inside of the box. And the Expense statement from work. I had centos 6.0 on it try as it must It got no more updates and...
Topics: Intergraph Corporation, Pentium 4, CentOS, Logical Volume Manager
Hacker Public Radio
Jan 31, 2018 HPR_AudioBookClub
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Summary: The HPR Audiobook Club reviews City Of Masks with author Mike Reeves-McMillan Series: HPR_AudioBookClub Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2478 SUMMARY In this episode, the HPR_AudioBookClub discusses City Of Masks by Mike Reeves-Mc-Millian It's available from Scribl https://scribl.com/books/PC439/city-of-masks/ It is also available as a paperback or an ebook. http://www.amazon.com/City-Of-Masks-Mike-Reeves-Mcmillan/dp/0473122138 Non-Spoiler Thoughts Pokey loved this...
Topics: Audiobooks, City of Masks, Mike Reeves-McMillan
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Jan 30, 2018 dodddummy
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Summary: My attempt to solve the problem of listening to audio books when you can't fully concentrate. Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2477 Just a quick and dirty episode on my attempt to solve the problem of listening to audio books at work or anytime you can't fully concentrate on the important thing, the audio book, of course. Problem I have more time to listen to books than to read them. I have no issues listening to audio books on my commute or when taking walks. The...
Topics: Audio book, reading
Hacker Public Radio
Jan 29, 2018 b-yeezi
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Summary: In part 9 of the series, we discuss the printf function Series: Learning Awk Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2476 Awk Series Part 9 - printf The printf function allows for greater control over the output, in comparison to print . To follow along, you can either use these show notes or refer to the gawk manual . There are 3 main areas to cover: Basic printf syntax Format Control letters Format modifiers Syntax printf format, item1, item2, … The big difference in the...
Topics: awk, bash, Linux, command line
Hacker Public Radio
Jan 26, 2018 lostnbronx
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Summary: The IU guys examine the first Sexual Revolution in America, back during Prohibition. Series: Information Underground Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2475 Deepgeek, Klaatu, and Lostnbronx look back at the flappers and speakeasies of the 1920's and 30's, and attempt to draw a line from the newly independent women of that era, up through the Playboy Bunnies of the 1950's, all the way to today. Are things better or worse? Is what we "know" about history really...
Topics: sex, alcohol, women, prohibition, freedom, history, pornography, oppression, playboy, hugh hefner
Hacker Public Radio
Jan 25, 2018 TheDUDE
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Summary: Episode 3 is about the Atari Jaguar which has been open source since 1999 Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2474 http://www.atariage.com/Jaguar/archives/HasbroRights.html Hasbro Releases Jaguar Publishing Rights FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: CONTACTS: Dana Henry Hasbro Interactive 978-921-3759 dhenry@hasbro.com Beverly, MA (May 14, 1999) - Leading entertainment software publisher, Hasbro Interactive announced today it has released all rights that it may have to the vintage Atari...
Topics: Atari Corporation, Atari Jaguar
Hacker Public Radio
Jan 24, 2018 Claudio Miranda
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Summary: How to use Frotz to play those old Infocom text adventure games from the 80s. Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2473 Frotz is an interpreter for Infocom games (like Zork) and other Z-machine games. You can install it via your respective package manager or download the source code from the URLs below. Website: http://frotz.sourceforge.net Github: https://github.com/DavidGriffith/frotz/
Topics: Frotz, Z-code, Z-machine, Interactive Fiction
Hacker Public Radio
Jan 23, 2018 lostnbronx
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Summary: Lostnbronx talks about his recent experiment in running a forum. Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2472 In 2017 I created a forum over at Proboards dedicated to my audio work and writing. It didn't attract a user base, and I deleted it when 2018 rolled around. These are just some thoughts about why I wanted it to begin with, and why I think it failed. I still believe Proboards is a good way to jump into forums and using forum software, and still recommend it for that...
Topics: forum, lostnbronx, platform, community
Hacker Public Radio
Jan 22, 2018 operat0r
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Summary: I go over where I am at with Tea Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2471 Yerba Mate Pajarito Special Selection/ Seleccion Especial 1.1lb/500 Gr Pajarito
Topics: Tea, Yerba Mate Pajarito
Hacker Public Radio
Jan 19, 2018 Ahuka
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Summary: Where is US Health Care policy as we head into 2018? Series: Health and Healthcare Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2470 In 2017 Obamacare was the subject of a great deal of political jockeying, and yet by the end of the year almost nothing changed. So what happened, and why? https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2017/jun/26/koch-network-piggy-banks-closed-republicans-healthcare-tax-reform...
Topics: Health Insurance, Health Policy, Insurance Marketplace, Obamacare
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Jan 18, 2018 Dave Morriss
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Summary: Working out dates and times in a Bash script Series: Bash Scripting Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2469 A flight itinerary in Bash My daughter flew out to New Zealand before Christmas 2017 to spend some time with her brother, who had been there with his girlfriend since November. I saw her flight itinerary from the airline, but had no idea of how the times related to time back home, so I wrote a little Bash script to calculate times in UTC (my local timezone). Both of...
Topics: Bash, date, ISO 8601, epoch